I held the cup filled with candy over my head of soft curls. I had been nominated for the team a year before, and finally we had scored the goals we needed and we had won our team game. As a child, only eight […]
I was nominated from the basketball team. I shouted annoyed at the coach. “I’m a perfectly good player, man!” I yelled. Sweat dripping from my forehead I grabbed up my ball and sports bottle, then headed out the […]
“Yes, that’s right, Lis,” said Dad. Lisbon smiled. She flipped back her long brown hair. OK. I’m ready. She tried again, filming the video of her tossing orange peel into the green holey bin and smiling and […]
I leaned forward to better see the demonstration. “So, you know, this is our Solar System,” Jaden was saying. I backed up, disgusted. School demonstrations by Jaden suck. But I knew everyone would love mine. When […]
The fall air was foggy and cool; Jade sat on the swing humming under the big maple tree, swinging higher and higher with every wonderful pump of her legs, looking down at the grass scattered with skittering sad […]
“i am professional!” she yelled angrily. She was, she was… but the world couldn’t see it yet. Make yourself manifest, and then you will know the joy of being recognized and treated with that respect that you deserve.
She wants to be a professional lawyer. She studies hard, works endlessly, hoping that one day, she can achieve her goal.
Professional means that you’re very good at something; you know your stuff. Study hard, […]
Hope started to cry as she looked out of the airplane window. She had lived in Vancouver her whole life. She would miss it, going to China now, living in an unknown place, an alien language, making new friends, […]
I live in a town I like my town. fun things happen in my town. we have parks, too.I love to to to the park by my house. it has cool gym stuff. My town is called Xiamen. I have lived in many other towns too: […]